A Huge Original Japanese Woodblock Print Nishijima LIMIT# PENCIL Sign Akasaka Kisokaido Street
This is a HUGE, very beautiful and special LIMITED-NUMBER (97/500) ORIGINAL Japanese Shin Hanga woodblock print “Akasaka” from the famous series “Kisokaido Street” PENCIL SIGNED by the famous Showa Shin Hanga woodblock print master Kazuyuki Nishijima (1945-) made in 1980s IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. This is an original woodblock print about 40 years old. This woodblock print is from my family seven-decade Japanese woodblock prints and Asian Arts collections. The size of this ORIGINAL woodblock print is 20 1/4x 14 3/4 inches, which is MUCH LARGER than the traditional Shin Hanga woodblock prints. All four borders are intact. The title of the print “Akasaka” is at the lower right corner of the print. The artist’s PENCIL SIGNATURE and his chop mark, the series title of this woodblock print “Kisokaido Street " and the LIMITED-NUMBER (97/500) are in the bottom border. You can clearly tell they are handwritten in pencil by him by the depth of pencil indentation into the original Japanese mulberry paper. This woodblock print is not attached to any backing paper or cardboard and strong ink bleeding can be seen through the back of the original Japanese Washi paper. As far as I can tell there are no defects, stains, or foxing, this original woodblock print is IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. It is hard to find a LIMITED-NUMBER (97/500) original Japanese woodblock print of such a beautiful scene PENCIL SIGNED by the Showa woodblock print master Kazuyuki Nishijima in the public nowadays. This woodblock print is definitely an incredible piece for collecting. Any credit card, visa, master card, bank and post office money order, cashier check and personal check are accepted. Personal checks will take about ten days to clear. Texas residents need to pay 8.25% tax. Shipping is $16 dollars anywhere in US via USPS priority mail with insurance and tracking. International shipping charges are US$25 through airmail WITHOUT insurance, buyers will have to assume all the risks during the mailing. We do combined shipping. If more than one item is purchased at the same time, the highest shipping cost will be charged. THIS IS A LIMITED-NUMBER (97/500) ORIGINAL JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINT PENCIL SIGNED BY THE SHOWA SHIN HANGA WOODBLOCK PRINT ARTIST KAZUYUKI NISHIJIMA MADE IN 1980S. IT IS NOT A RE-CUT, REPRODUCTION, OR LITHO PRINT.